|Document ID (ISN)||50326|
|Convention or series no.
||Gjuterier [in Swedish]|
||LiberDistribution, 162 89 Stockholm, Sweden, 12 Oct.1987. 21p.
||These directives (effective 1 Jan. 1990) apply to foundries with an annual production exceeding 10 tonnes of iron, steel or other metals. The environmental problems referred to are: accidents, unsuitable workloads and chemical health hazards. Coverage: general rules concerning the way the work is planned, directed and performed, including a stipulation of written instructions for particularly dangerous tasks; scrap handling; work at furnaces, moulding machines and core machines, teeming, desanding and fettling; personal protective equipment; inspection and supervision of ladles and moulding boxes. Detailed commentaries are appended.
||occupational safety; Sweden; iron and steel industry; foundries; limitation of exposure
||casting of metals; scrap metal handling; moulding and coremaking; fuel burning equipment; dangerous work; noise control; ventilation; cleaning of workplaces; thermal burns; personal protective equipment; safe working methods; safety planning; fettling; directive; comment on directive; safety checks; harmful substances
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||Sweden|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Foundries, metalcasting and forging operations
Iron and steel industry